Ep. 45 – Boys Behaving Badly

Jodie is back! To bring more Fantasy Football fun and update us on snowboarders…yes, I did say snowboarders. Boys behaved pretty badly this last week so the title came to us in the middle of our opener!

Boys/Men behaving badly. Come on, guys. We’d rather talk about awesome catches and touch down celebrations! See a therapist.

Women Drinking Beer!

The Playbook:
What’s Up With Gronk?!? Gronk’s bad hit.
Enforcer documentary Ice Guardians
Russian athletes banned from Olympics!
Silken Laumann – Canadian Rower who tested positive for drugs after taking cold medicine!
Snowboarder is a “budding” entrepreneur. Ross Rebagliati
Mark McMorris snowboarder who ruptured his spleen. Returned to win Gold!
LiAngelo Ball caught shoplifting!?!
Trophy Kids documentary – Kids in sports
College Football Playoffs scandal!

Ep. 42 – Just Joshin’ Around

This week Vanda is joined by her nephew, Josh! They chat about their weekend fantasy football matchup AND their fave movies from before they were born. Vanda even found some talkies! Then they close it out by talking about the biggest stories out of the NFL this season.

The episode title is pretty easy to figure out. Though Vanda insists on calling her cohost Joshua since that’s the name his mama gave him!

The Playbook:
Oh, Gronk…
Watch Cam Newton score 4 TDs while sitting on Vanda’s fantasy team bench! (YouTube)
Romeo and Juliet 1968 trailer (YouTube)
Once Upon a Time in the West trailer (Youtube)
Gaslight 1944 trailer (YouTube)
La Strada (IMDB)
Vanda’s fave song from Funny Girl (YouTube)
Rear Window – waking up to Grace Kelly 😍 (YouTube)
Odell on a boat!
Colin Kaepernick – Citizen of the Year (GQ)

Ep. 39 – How Did You Celebrate the Sports Equinox?

This week we welcome guest coohost, Karen Unland, who not only loves podcast but created a podcast network to share her love?!? We chat Fantasy Football and Edmonton sports. Where were you when Wayne Gretzky left the Oilers? The ladies also tell you how to enhance your winter experience. Vanda hates winter but Karen floods her backyard Canadian-style!

What is the Sports Equinox, you ask? Better listen to find out! It’s like awards season for sports fans…times a million.

The Playbook:
ATB Entrepreneur Centre
Wayne Gretzky leaves the Oilers (YouTube)
Fog in New England! (Patriots.com)

Ep. 38 – The Tight Ends Get Roasted

This week Hannah from Film Roast podcast joins us to chat football and movies! Grab the popcorn and listen to our review of the oldie Necessary Roughness from 1991. We also cover Sports News and list our fantasy players that have been TIGHT or BITE. And Hannah learns what a Canadian Tuxedo is!

Vanda is sick with the flu this week but she’s a trooper! Hannah joined online from Arizona to chat American Football and Football, or Soccer, as you American folks call it.

Ep. 34 – My Fantasy Team Just Got Kareem’d

In this week’s podcast Ali and Vanda recap on week one of Fantasy Football. Who was TIGHT? And who was a BITE? You’ll have to listen to find out! They also have corrections, a fashion-filled half time show, a quiz brought to them by The 4th Line Podcast, and they finish off the show with some fun facts from the US Open.

The Playbook:
Fantasy Football – Scoring Leaders (ESPN)
Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF):https://www.tiff.net/
New York Fashion Week: http://nyfw.com/
The 4th Line Podcast
Alberta Podcast Network
US Open: http://www.usopen.org/index.html
U.S. Open – Sloane Stephens gets a nice cheque! (Twitter)
Rafa!! (ESPN)
Kevin Anderson How old is he?! (ESPN)
Beth Mowins – NFL Play by Play Announcer!! (Wikipedia)

Ep. 33 – The Comeback is Always Stronger than the Setback

This week Vanda and Ali discuss a correction from their live event, find out “What’s Up with Gronk?,” and give an update on how celebrities helped out with Hurricane Harvey Relief. They also spend their halftime discussing back-to-school before Vanda talks CFL and closes out with her 2 minute rant!

Email: tightendspodcast@gmail.com

Twitter: @thetightends

Instagram: @thetightends

Website: https://tightendspodcast.com/

Link to Gronk working with Make a Wish Foundation

 

 

Ep. 32 – FUN-tasy Football Draft on Facebook Live!

It’s our first live show! And on video! Take a listen OR find the video on Tight Ends Podcast Facebook page.

Vanda and Ali do their 1st live draft in front of an audience AND ALL OF FACEBOOK! Find out if their picks are TIGHT or do they BITE in a segment called TIGHT or BITE. Hear 2 HUGE announcements. These are big announcements, people. If that isn’t enough we feature a super cute Trinidadian who happens to be single!

Tight Ends Podcast (Facebook)

Ep. 31 – A Tight End, a Quarterback, and a Statistician Walk Into a Bar

This week Vanda and Ali are reunited and it feels so good! They find out What’s Up With Gronk?, discuss highest paid players AND do their fantasy points history equal their salary. Also, the ladies are joined by The Math Doctor, Jonah, to talk football and statistics! It’s a smart one, you guys.

The title is the opening to a joke that has no punchline. If you think of a punchline contact us on twitter @thetightends.

The Playbook:
Gronk gets a haircut. (Instagram)
Derek Carr’s pretty eyes. (Instagram)
Drew Brees wins the Superbowl! Holds up Baylen like Simba! (Daily News)
Geostorm The Movie (Variety) or Geo Storm The Car (Google Images)
Avengers UK (YouTube)
Skip It! The Movie: The Skippening (YouTube)
Deshaun Watson jersey

Ep. 30 – Playing Hide and Zeke

Ugh! Tech difficulties this week. Apologies for the echo…you get to hear Vanda twice! Back to regular ‘casting next week when Ali returns.

This week the Tight Ends play Hide and Zeke! The ladies give you some supplemental fantasy football resources (obviously come to Tight Ends first) and help you find a workout during our Halftime Show. Also updates from Sid and Stan visit Halifax and Coupe de Roger in Montreal!

Don’cha love the episode title. Zeke should do a little more hiding and a little less seeking trouble!

The Playbook:
Instagram Fantasy Football
Fantasy Football 101
Fantasy Football Report
Fantasy Football Bros
Podcast Fantasy Football
Fantasy Footballers
Her Fantasy Football
Twitter
Pro Football Focus
Blake Bortles Facts

Ep. 29 – Be Our Guest

Be Our Guest and join the fun! This week Vanda and Ali discuss What’s Up With Gronk? We also find out what is up with another famous NFL Player turned outlaw! Our 2nd Half helps you find out which QB will give you fantasy points and good social media this season!

We love Beauty and the Beast and we like an excuse to sing! Be Our Guest, put our podcast to the test!

The Playbook:
Gronk gets a bobble head.
OJ Simpson being acquitted in 1995. (YouTube)
Justin Thomas – Stylist Golfer.
Haotong Li – adorable golfer
ESPN Fantasy Football QB Rankings
Colin Kaepernick’s hair! Still unsigned!
Jay Cutl…*yawn*
Russell Wilson Ciara pregnancy photo. Open at your own risk!

These Are Guests:
Tamara Robertson – Mythbusters: The Search Finalist @tlynnr85 Ep. 27 for our interview with Tamara
Abigail Harrison @astronautabby Future Astronaut and The Mars Generation founder. Full Interview with Astronaut Abby
Calgary Roller Derby Association (Facebook) Ep. 19 for our interview with the Roller Derby ladies!
AJ Power (Instagram) – male model Ep. 23 for our interview with AJ!
Beer Maven – Sondra Baker @TheBeerMaven Writer/Beer Judge/Cicerone1 Ep. 17 for our interview with Sondra!
Casey Logan – Dating Columnist @CaseyLogansLife Ep. 9 where we get dating advice from Casey!
Ruth Hamblin – Professional Basketball Player @ruthhamblin Catch a rebound from Ruth on Ep. 8!
Shelby Weaver – Basketball Ops for Raptors 905 @ShelbyWeaver Ep. 18 we chat with Shelby about the NBA and the Development League!
Calgary Horsemen Radio – CFL Podcast for the Calgary Stampeders Listen to us guesting on CFL Horsemen Radio! Listen to Podcaster Ryan guesting on our show!
Jolene Latimer – Sports and Entertainment Reporter @jojolats Hear how we found Jolene on The Late Late Show and how she became the top curling reporter for California!